Posts Tagged "Pleasant Hill"


Construction on the Buskirk Avenue Widening Project in Pleasant Hill is scheduled to begin next week, May 20, 2013.   What is it? The project is to imrpove, reconstruct and widen Buskirk Avenue in Pleasant Hill, CA. In addition, drainage improvements, new pedestrian and bike facilities, new pavement and striping will be added to the […]


Buskirk Avenue in Pleasant Hill will be undergoing an improvement, reconstruction and widening project. In addition, drainage improvements, new pedestrian and bike facilities, new pavement and striping will be added to the Avenue. As part of this project: Buskirk Avenue will be realigned with a new traffic signal at the Buskirk Avenue/Clarie Drive intersection. A […]

Roger Matoba’s of Pleasant Hill was honored by MTC for operating a commuter vanpool for 29 years.  Roger proudly named his vanpool vehicle after the Japanese word Ichivan, meaning Number One.  Departing from Pleasant Hill early each morning, Roger drove over 100 varpoolers to/from work in San Francisco for nearly three decades. It is estimated […]

What: Public Meeting for Pleasant Hill citywide bicycle and pedestrian master plan project When: Tuesday, January 11, 2010 from 6-8 PM Where: Pleasant Hill City Hall, 100 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523 – Large Community Room The City of Pleasant Hill will host the second public meeting on its citywide Bike/Ped Master Plan project next Tuesday […]

The city of Pleasant Hill is working on a master plan to develop comprehensive bike and pedestrian friendly routes and facilities. Increased bicycle lanes should encourage more people to bike, instead of drive, to work, school, or to shops. Consultants will work to determine which areas attract the most pedestrian traffic, which areas would benefit […]

After some debate, the BART board of directors decided to change the name of the Pleasant Hill station to Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre. Members of the Contra Costa County Redevelopment Agency, Contra Costa Centre, and the Walden District Improvement Association requested the switch in name, claiming that they have “created a community; a community of […]

This Week’s Headlines in Transportation and Transit Upcoming Events & Meetings Mon. 9/20 – Fri. 10/1: Free rides for commuters btwn Dublin/Pleasanton and Pleasant Hill BART stations Weds. 9/29: Public outreach meeting in Pleasant Hill for citywide bicycle and pedestrian master plan Thurs. 9/30: Last day to enter Spare the Air Commuter Chronicles Contest Sat. 10/23: […]

What: The first public outreach meeting for the Citywide Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan project When: September 29, 2010, 6–8 PM Where: City Hall Large Community Room at 100 Gregory Lane The City of Pleasant Hill is developing its first comprehensive Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan. The purpose of the plan is to: Develop a […]

Update: According to project engineers, the crossing will be accessible by September 27th, with the grand opening set for October 2nd. After months of construction and more than a decade of planning, the Iron Horse Trail Pedestrian/Bike Bridge is near completion. The bridge spans eight lanes of Treat Boulevard in the Pleasant Hill BART area, […]

Upcoming Events & Meetings Friday May 14, 2010, by 5 PM – Last day to submit your photos and videos from Bike to Work Day 2010 to enter our drawing for $25 to Peet’s Coffee & Tea! Wednesday May 26, 2010 – AC Transit public hearing on proposed service reductions plan Local News (Contra Costa […]